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[NL2-NL10] [NL10 SH] 97s MP2 (3b pot)

    • Optroot
      Joined: 11.05.2008 Posts: 250
      Villain is 52/34 with 26(!) 3bet over ~200 hands. He was also bluff c/r A LOT, so I wanted to pot control/cheap showdown instead of play bet flop/check turn/soul read river. He showed down some real crap in 3 bet pots, and some pretty ballzy bluffs. And a lot of light calldowns.

      1) Do you also defend a hand like this IP again someone with such a huge 3 bet percentage?
      2) Rather play bet flop with the plan to check turn unimproved?

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.05/$0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      MP2 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 9, 7.
      Hero raises to $0.30, 3 folds, SB raises to $1.30, BB folds, Hero calls $1.00.

      Flop: ($2.7) 7, 6, A (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks.

      Turn: ($2.7) 9 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero bets $2.10, SB calls $2.10.

      River: ($6.9) 6 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks.

      Final Pot: $6.9.
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343

      I think 97s is too marginal to call 3-bet. Best option would be just fold or if I want to make moves then 4-bet bluff can sometimes also be an option.
      Consider CB raise size I don´t think he is 3-betting there light, so fold should be best option

      Postflop is fine. Unless you shove river, I think he would mostly call you down with better hands

      best regards,